history walk

Townships into Towns

Townships into Towns

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks, 1 ticket and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Over 70 people rated this experience 5 stars.

About your host

I, Bongani Ngwenya , handle the Airbnb Experience as the, Maboneng Experience Manager and hail from Johannesburg. I assist in setting up Gallery Homes all across the country! Velile Soha, will be your art guide. He, grew up in Langa Township as visual artist and can tell you all you need to know and more! If Velile isn't available, Alfred will be your guide. Both are knowledgeable Maboneng…

About Maboneng Township Arts Experience

MTAE was created by a social entrepreneur, in search of sustainable solution to the problems of unemployment and a lack of galleries within the townships in South Africa. MTAE is a non-profit social enterprise that creates training and income opportunities for talented artists and like-minded homeowners who transform their homes into gallery homes.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Maboneng Township Arts Experience. .

What we’ll do

Join us for a unique experience, exploring the creative energy of a vibrant and thriving township. Learn about it's historical narratives so that you can better appreciate the artistic output of the locations. You'll dive into the heart of Langa visiting experienced visual artists who work in linocut, oil paintings, and murals. We'll finish off with a light cosy meal l followed by an art workshop…

What else you should know

For a local or traveller arranging transportation to Langa is easy through transportation apps. The journey is 3km away from the city centre.

What I’ll provide

Traditional lunch A cosy traditional lunch (please let us know if you're vegetarian or have any other dietary requirements)
Drink (please specify to your guide the drink of your choice)
Ticket enter Gallery Home
Art equipment - tools, paper and ink/paint

What to bring

Comfortable shoes
A bottle of water
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₹5,464 per person
₹5,464 per person